Power of Purchasing Statewide Tour 2019
August 29, 2019
Albany, NY

Power of Purchasing Statewide Tour 2019

Power of Purchasing Statewide Tour 2019
Attention state agencies, local governments, colleges, school districts, and qualifying nonprofit organizations!

Join the New York State Office of General Services (OGS) Procurement Services team at one of our free seminars designed to help buyers use State centralized contracts more effectively. On this tour, our procurement professionals will present information about new initiatives and innovative contracts, and offer tips to improve efficiency, achieve savings and navigate the Procurement Services website.

Topics include:
  • Why Buy through NY
  • The NYS Vehicle Marketplace
  • Using the NYS eMarketplace
  • Navigating the OGS Procurement Services Website
  • Buy NY: Food and Milk Contracts
  • Centralized Contracts Portfolio Update
  • The 1122 Emergency Preparedness Program
  • Preferred Sources Buying Strategies
  • Information Technology Centralized Contracts
  • Green Procurement


Attendees will also have an opportunity to discuss their ideas and issues with NYS Chief Procurement Officer Sean Carroll or other department leaders. Each program will begin at 10:00 a.m. and end at approximately 1:00 p.m. Specific event details (room location, updates, etc.) will be shared with registered attendees via email within a week of the event.


Upcoming seminars have been scheduled for the following dates and locations:
9/27 @ SUNY New Paltz
10/25 @ SUNY Binghamton
11/1 @ Empire State Plaza
1 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY 12561
4400 Vestal Parkway
Binghamton, NY 13902
100 S Mall Arterial
Albany, NY 12242


Stay tuned for additional dates and locations covering the North Country and beyond!


Register online!